World Storytelling Day 2007 Concert
World Storytelling Day Concert, recorded live March 21, 2007 at The Rooms, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada. Introduction by Perry Chafe, followed by "The Three Dolls" performed by storyteller Dale Jarvis; "The Giant Who Had No Heart in His Body" and "The Boy Who Loved to Draw Cats" by storyteller Elinor Benjamin; and concluding with "The Fairy Frog" by Dale Jarvis. Started in Sweden in 2003, World Storytelling Day has grown in a few short years to a global celebration of the art of oral storytelling, celebrated every year on the first day of spring. 2007 was the first time a storytelling concert was held in Newfoundland to commemorate World Storytelling Day, sponsored by the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council, the St. John's Storytelling Circle, and The Rooms.
Run time 1:04:05